Plan Your Visit

Just 42 miles from Washington, D.C., Middleburg is located in the heart of Virginia’s horse country and is an exciting destination for shopping, dining, and equestrian events.

Hours & Admission

Hours

Wednesday - Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

The NSLM is closed on federal holidays.

Admission

Library
Free
Museum
Adults $10
Seniors (65 and older) $8
Youth (13–18) $8

Children (12 & under) Free

SNAP / EBT Cardholders (up to 4 individuals) Free 

 

Visits on Wednesdays and the last Sunday of the month are free.

NSLM is a proud participant in Museum for All, a cooperative initiative between the Institute of Museum and Library Services and the Association of Children's Museums, to offer a signature access program that encourages families of all backgrounds to visit cultural institutions regularly and build lifelong museum and library habits. Individuals with a valid SNAP / EBT card have free admission for up to four people. 

Group Visits and Tours

We welcome groups of all ages to tour NSLM. To schedule a guided tour or for information on School Group Tours and pricing contact Valerie Peacock, Clarice & Robert H. Smith Educator at vpeacock@nationalsporting.org or (540) 687 - 6542 x 25.

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Directions

From Washington D.C.
  • Take Route 66 west into Virginia.
  • Take exit 57B Route 50 west/Fair Oaks/Winchester.
  • Continue approximately 20 miles until you reach Middleburg.
  • Just past the Southern States, turn left onto The Plains Road.
  • Continue about 50 yards and turn right into the NSLM driveway.

From Washington Dulles Airport (IAD)
  • At airport exit, follow signs for Rt. 28 south towards Centerville.
  • Exit onto Rt. 50 west towards Winchester.
  • Continue approximately 15 miles until you reach Middleburg.
  • Just past the Southern States, turn left onto The Plains Road.
  • Continue about 50 yards and turn right into the NSLM driveway.

From the North or South via Route 15
  • Take Route 15 to Route 50 west.
  • Continue on 50 west approximately 10 miles until you reach Middleburg.
  • Just past the Southern States, turn left onto The Plains Road.
  • Continue about 50 yards and turn right into the NSLM driveway.

From the West via I-81 and Route 50
  • Take Route 50 east.
  • Continue on 50 east approximately 29 miles until you reach Middleburg.
  • In Middleburg, turn right onto The Plains Road.
  • Continue about 50 yards and turn right into the NSLM driveway.